19th Century Marble & Bronze 'Spinario' Boy Pulling a Thorn from His Foot Statue For Sale
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19th Century Marble & Bronze 'Spinario' Boy Pulling a Thorn from His Foot Statue

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Italian, late 19th century bronze figure of Spinario mounted on a marble base. It brilliantly captures the intense concentration of a boy extracting a thorn from his foot. A small master piece, after the Original, this small bronze was probably a Grand Tour Souvenir in the 19th Century. First documented in the 12th century, it was one of the ancient works of art that inspired the Italian Renaissance and, in the 17th and 18th centuries, it became one of the ‘must-see’ items of the Grand Tour. Mind you, includes perfect packing and free delivery from our store to your door in just 4 days. No matter where you may live on our beautiful planet. Maximum height: 6.5 inches. We have a passion for the unique, for quality, for stylish yet practical and for craftsmanship of years gone by. Moreover, we deliver fast, extremely well packaged and around the world. Thank you for your interest and we look forward to hearing from you, You can shop all our 1000+ listings on 1stdibs by pushing the button that reads 'View All From Seller'.

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 6.5 in. x Dm 4.5 in.H 16.51 cm x Dm 11.43 cm
  • Diameter
    4.5 in. (11.43 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Lisse, NL
  • Seller Reference Number
    20013
  • Reference Number
    LU234135868073
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